An educational professional, Jeff Pesek currently serves as the board of education president for J. Sterling Morton High School District 201, where he was an integral part in the establishment of the Morton Alumni Association, an updated alumni directory. Jeff Pesek has also presented at conferences for organizations such as Illinois Computing Educators (ICE).
ICE’s professional development committee offers educators a variety of hour-long webinars on the organization’s website. Known as the Wednesday Webinar Series, the educational courses are free for ICE members, who can also access webinars from previous years in the website’s archives.
Past webinars include Free Ed Tech Resources to Enhance Your Current Practice from education expert Anne Kasa and How to Impact Literacy in the Classroom with Storybird from instructional coach Megan Ryder. Integrated technology teacher Eric Hansen hosted a webinar about Google Classroom and how teachers can incorporate the app into their classroom activities. Other teachers include Vinnie Vrotny, the Kinkaid School’s director of technology, and Sue Gorman, an innovative learning consultant who teaches at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside.